NECA wins funding for the filling stations of the future

A new type of filling station will soon appear on the roadsides in Sunderland and Newcastle – with rapid electric chargers in place of petrol pumps. The North East Combined Authority has been awarded £1.5million ‘Go Ultra Low’ development funding to help take forward the plans for new electric filling stations on the Science Central […]

Health commission chair confirmed

The person who will lead a new commission looking at health and social care services in the North East has been appointed. Duncan Selbie, chief executive of Public Health England, has been named as chair of the Commission for Health and Social Care Integration in the North East. The commission will look at how services […]